All posts tagged: Apron

JARDAN X Cargo Crew Up-Cycle For Apron Perfection

Exclusive design to Jardan + Cargo Crew A passion for original Australian design is at the heart and soul of the latest apron collaboration between Jardan and Cargo Crew. Needing no introduction to any style hunter, Jardan knows how to deliver an exceptional design aesthetic across all of their product categories, whilst Cargo Crew leads the contemporary workwear industry bringing quality, craftsmanship & design to over 12,000 workplaces, globally. The second powerhouse collaboration with Jardan sees Cargo Crew introducing the Ollie Apron which has come to life through like-minded design experimentation, delivering something truly bespoke. The leather detail on the apron straps are crafted from Jardan leather furniture off-cuts which supports both businesses considered approach to product creation and sustainability. “We love the idea of up-cycling tangible elements from other product lines and giving them a fresh life in another form.” said Felicity Rodgers, Founder & Creative Director of Cargo Crew. The sustainability focus of the collaboration also crosses over into the packaging design. Made from recycled paper and sewn locally to create a beautiful …

Cargo Crew Blog | Harvest Denim Apron Re-styled

Our Original Harvest Apron Re-styled

The original Cargo Crew Denim Apron is keeping up with the times and with your budget! Introducing Harvest Re-styled – a fresh take on this denim favourite. We’ve taken your feedback and made some tweaks to the Harvest ensuring this favourite piece stands the test of time as the ultimate workwear trend-setter. Our much loved Harvest apron has been RE-STYLED for our most stylish, hardworking crews. The Harvest maintains its high quality denim, and adjustable neck strap, but we’ve refined the stitch detail for a more subtle appearance. The addition of hardware details is a nod to the origins of denim as a workwear fabric. Features – Heavyweight 100% cotton denim in Indigo – Adjustable neck strap – Gunmetal metal eyelet hardware – Signature gunmetalCargo Crew stud – Contrast tan top stitching, reminiscent of the heritage denim – Practical spacious front pocket – Centre-front length approx. 88cm – Width approx. 80cm – Unisex one size fits all The Harvest Apron was Cargo Crew’s first denim apron, starting a trend in hospitality that secured denim’s place in …

Cargo Crew Blog | Meet the Jones Family

Meet the Jones’

Cargo Crew’s latest statement apron range just got bigger! The Jones apron is a sophisticated uniform option that is both stylish and functional and now comes in a X-Back version. Launched by Chef Adam Pruckner, the Jones aprons are our latest statement style available in bib and waist versions that are ideal for a number of work place scenarios. They are the perfect uniform addition to any retail and hospitality venue. And now our Jones Cross Back Apron is the latest addition to our much-loved Jones Apron range. This new style co-ordinates with our existing Jones aprons, yet boasts additional hardware features as a point of difference to its partner the Jones Neck Strap. For the bib aprons, design details include a hidden top pocket and side pocket with reinforced stitching to store larger, heavier items including a 9″ size tablet. This is an ideal solution for busy retail and café staff to process requests on the go! Jones Black The simplicity and refined detailing of the Jones in Black will delight any premium venue looking to add a modern twist …

Statement Simplicity in Adelaide

Introducing Adelaide, statement simplicity at its best. The Adelaide embodies effortless sophistication with its clean line detailing and minimalist style. This apron’s understated design showcases classically pared-back features to hero the stunning texture of our Fight the Fade™ linen-look fabric. The Adelaide presents effortless minimalism ideal for any retail or hospitality environment and is available in our popular Mocha and Charcoal colours. Adelaide Works…. WHO Stylish Crews, Front of House, Event Staff, Florists, Catering Crews WHAT Creating, Serving, Inspiring WHEN Hospitality, Events, Venues, Retail Spaces, Resorts & Hotels WHY? Because simple design never goes out of Style! Features Adelaide features cross stitching at the straps for a hint of detail on an otherwise understated design. The straps are slightly wider and made from the same fabric as the apron to further enhance the simplicity of this style. Made from our Fight the Fade™ fabric, Adelaide is extremely durable with superior colour fastness. Other features include a larger style hip pocket with reinforced stitching, made to fit a 9″ tablet. polyester / cotton cross back design wider straps in self …

Cargo Crew Blog | Fashionista Foodie

Celenie Seidel – Fashionista Foodie

As the Consultant & Forecaster for Yasmin Sewell Limited, Celenie Seidel makes the perfect Fashionista Foodie as she travels the world to catch the latest trends in fashion and food. We interviewed Celenie to discover her journey to becoming a globetrotting fashionista. Tell us how you started your career in Fashion? At the very beginning I started out with part-time retail jobs and assisting stylists during Melbourne’s fashion festivals, while at university. I studied Fashion Design and then Fashion Journalism as I was keen to eventually get into fashion publication / magazines. To date, publication isn’t actually the path I’ve taken, but I did end up working for a luxury e-commerce company owned by Condé Nast… so I guess it relates?! You obviously have an incredible eye for style, what would be your advice for other aspiring Fashionista’s the world over? The industry has more competition than ever on many levels, especially living in the age of ‘the influencer’, where your professional currency is no longer necessarily linked to what qualifications or experience you have. …

Cargo Crew Blog | The Modern Uniform | Jones Apron

Adam Pruckner x New Jones Apron

Chef Adam Pruckner has joined us in launching our new Jones aprons. Based in our local neighbourhood of Brunswick, Adam’s speciality is Sicilian food with a touch of Melbourne. As past recipient of the ‘Best Sandwich Maker’ award, and all round great guy, we couldn’t look past Adam as the first to try out our new Jones Apron range! Adam (formerly of Code Black) is the head chef and co-owner of Small Axe Kitchen in Brunswick, a gorgeous eatery tucked behind Brunswick’s renowned Sydney Rd. The food and décor at Small Axe are inspired by the colours and flavours of Sicily with a Melbourne twist. Built into an historical 100-year-old building, the space has been designed to be spacious and open-air, yet cosy & bright in colder months of the year. Adam hosts intimate pop-up ‘family’ dinners at Small Axe every few months. With no menu, guests are invited to relax & simply enjoy a traditional Sicilian-themed feast. Pruckner’s mother and aunt often join in too, helping prepare the traditional feasts that are shared and eaten …

Ace Just Got More Ace

With it’s edgy shorter length and handy double pocket, the Ace apron is a favourite amongst #OurCrew for both its style and functionality and now comes in Mid Blue and Black! Our Ace Bib Apron is the go-to pick for café and florist uniforms. Available in three colours, these aprons can be easily coordinated with existing staff uniforms. This apron style is not only a functional uniform piece but a fashion statement that either adds to your existing uniform, or creates a cohesive look for workplaces with casual staff attire. Add a pop of colour and personality to your Ace from our Your Way range including embroidery, retro patches, fun badges or pins! For a limited time receive a FREE bonus pair of striped ‘Mix It Up’ Straps with your Ace apron purchases! Features Design features include reinforced seams and handy twin pockets to store work day essentials, and comes with herringbone cross-back straps. The straps can be changed from our colourful ‘Mix It Up’ strap range to effortlessly customise your apron to your brand. Available in Black Swedish …

Cargo Crew Blog | Frankie & Henry | Mother's Day

Frankie & Henry Mother’s Day Special

We’re seeing double! Our Frankie’s are paying tribute to all the wonderful mums out there for Australia’s Mother’s Day this Sunday. While chocolates and flowers are gifts that will never be turned away (any time of the year), your mum might appreciate something a little different. A flattering clothing item may be just the trick to surprise her with. If your mum loves spending time in her the kitchen, our range of aprons will delight her! Frankie wears the Henry Bib Apron in the light Pebble grey – an apron that is both fashionable and functional that features a super handy chest pocket. This apron is compatible with our ‘Mix It Up’ Straps so you might be able to add your mums favourite colour to her Henry apron. Alternatively, a feminine top like our Riviera 3/4 Sleeve Striped Tee will be well received, particularly if mum has a penchant for fashionable stripes. Our 3/4 sleeve Riviera is now available in reverse Vanilla & Black stripes. But most importantly, give your mum a big HUG and tell …

Cargo Crew Blog | Frankie & Henry Boston Aprons

Frankie & Henry Forever Boston

Denim aprons forever! Frankie & Henry embrace the much loved Boston aprons in this week’s curated uniform look. Denim is undoubtedly a fashion favourite and is fast becoming a uniform staple for many businesses. Cafés and beauty industry staff have embraced the Boston Distressed Denim Apron which fits seamlessly into many interior styles and decor tastes. This apron is now also available in a darker Mid Blue for even more uniform styling options! View Mid Blue here. The Boston is perfect for a casual “street style” uniform look for businesses after a relaxed appearance. Wear with a striped tee and chino pants for an effortlessly cool presentation that can easily be worn after work for everyday wear. Worn with a plain white shirt or t-shirt, this versatile apron presents a crisp visual statement perfect for hairdressers and beauty salon staff. Add some retro badges or embroidered patches to your apron for a fun touch to your uniform. Frankie & Henry Wear Frankie wears the Smith Oxford Shirt in Navy with the contrasting Light Blue Boston Distressed Denim Bib Apron and paired with the …

Introducing our cheeky uniform trump card, the Ace Apron!

The Ace Bib Apron is an edgy shorter length apron with designer flair. Features include reinforced seams and handy twin pockets to store work day essentials, and comes with detachable cross-back straps. And get this, the straps can be changed from our colourful ‘Mix It Up’ strap range to effortlessly customise your apron to your brand! Keep reading to see where the inspiration for the Ace was born… The story starts with you You asked for it and we listened! Your requests for a shorter length apron planted the seed for the design of the Ace. Customers were calling out for a Bib Apron that offered full coverage whilst stopping just short of the knee, and so the super sharp Ace Bib Apron came to be. Thank you for the inspiration! 💗 Not short on cheek Like every apron that graces our Apron Bar, the Ace Bib Apron is a true individual with a distinct personality and a certain take on life. Sporting a shorter hemline than its mates, the Ace takes a more playful approach to the …